Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Roadways map
World’s First Self-Driving Taxis Hit the Road in Singapore
The Wall Street Journal - 8/25/2016 3:33:16 PM
SINGAPORE—Singapore became the first country in the world to launch a self-driving taxi service on Thursday, beating ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies Inc. by mere days to public road tests of a technology that could revolutionize the transport industry.
UCI world road championship quotas announced
cyclingmagazine.ca - 8/27/2016 7:27:07 PM
The UCI has announced the number of riders countries can enter into the 2016 world road championships which take place in Doha, Qatar from October 9 to 16. Canada will field a roster of six riders in both the elite men’s and the elite women’s road ...
World Cup of Golf field finalised
insidegolf.com.au - 8/26/2016 10:41:35 PM
Tickets and hospitality packages starting at $30 are now available by visiting the World Cup of Golf website at ... the stunning Great Ocean Road scenic drive and abundant native Australian wildlife. Victoria’s landscapes offer everything from ...
Singapore rolls out world’s first self-driving taxis
Market Watch - 8/25/2016 9:21:02 AM
Singapore became the first country in the world to launch a self-driving taxi service on Thursday, beating ride-hailing giant Uber Technologies Inc. by mere days to public road tests of a technology that could revolutionize the transport industry.
'We just want to live' – on the road with South Sudan's refugees
The Guardian - 8/25/2016 1:10:06 PM
Crammed into three coaches, these are the latest of more than 88,000 South Sudanese refugees to seek asylum here since early July, when civil war restarted in the world’s newest country ... “Whether you were on the road, and whether you were at ...
Timor-Leste: First Section of Vital Road Works Completed
Press Release Point - 8/26/2016 10:17:07 AM
Dili, August 26, 2016 – The upgraded Halilaran – Laulara Road was officially opened today by the Minister of Public Works Transport and Communications, H.E. Gastao F. De Sousa and World Bank Country Representative, Bolormaa Amgaabazar. The completion ...
Volunteers give kiss of life as Laos road tolls mount
en.rfi.fr - 8/28/2016 4:16:50 AM
where rampant drink driving brings nightly carnage to the roads. It is a grim scene familiar the world over. But in Laos, an impoverished and authoritarian communist country with almost no state-funded medical services, these kind of vital lifesavers are ...
NRI plans 32,000km road trip from UK to India
Times of India - 8/26/2016 1:48:53 AM
000km road trip through 32 countries in approximately 75 days all by herself. Of course Kamble aims to break stereotypes and raise awareness about women's equality while setting a neat world record as well. The drive, which will traverse varying terrain ...
World's first self-driving taxis hit Singapore
larampadinapoli.com - 8/28/2016 9:10:19 AM
It's also in a country the size of a small city, Singapore, and then in a small business district of that city, a city state with very ordered traffic and roads and one where private cars are limited in number due to enormous taxation. And riders must have ...
World War II pilot’s memories still flying high: Former Ecorse veteran served two countries during the war
The News-Herald - 8/27/2016 11:06:02 AM
He is also the only Downriver resident to have served two countries during World War II as a pilot in the Royal Canadian ... Other memories include watching a viaduct on Southfield Road being built, getting ice chips from the ice man when he’d make ...
World`s first driverless taxi trial kicks off in Singapore
Lanka Newspapers - 8/28/2016 8:27:22 AM
Singapore yesterday became the first country in the world to have on-demand driverless taxis - a new ... With that, the start-up won bragging rights as offering the first public road tests of driverless taxis, beating out giants such as Uber which will ...
World of Beer hiring, expects October opening
Observer & Eccentric Newspapers - 8/25/2016 5:42:07 PM
While not a brewery, World of Beer is expected to bolster Canton’s place on the craft beer map because it will offer 550 different bottled brews from about 30 countries and another ... is taking shape on Ford Road, west of Lilley, placing it along ...
World's First Self Driving Taxi 'nuTonomy' Debut In Singapore
myhealthbowl.com - 8/28/2016 9:03:10 AM
If the ongoing tests are successful the company hopes to expand its self-driving auto fleet by 2018 to help cut the number of cars on Singapore's congested roads. The trial will take place within the country's one-north business district, which is the same ...
Countries Registering The Fewest New Businesses Per Capita
worldatlas.com - 8/26/2016 5:19:27 PM
Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), Bhutan, India, Guinea, and Japan are five countries ... in the world. The industrial sector has just begun to develop, and so most of the trade comes from cottage industry. It has no railways, and road development ...
It's a jealous world
THE KOREA TIMES - 8/28/2016 7:58:44 AM
The country is famous for its spectacular rise from one of the poorest countries in the world to a high-income country in just ... We have seen twice recently Mercedes cars catch fire on the road and everyone at the scene took photos.